Nicola Verner replaces MLA on Belfast City Council
DUP MLA William Humphrey is to be replaced on Belfast City Council by Shankill woman Nicola Verner.
Mr Humphrey, who has represented the Court Electoral Area since 2005, will continue as an Assembly MLA. Ms Verner (37), who is married with two sons, is from the Woodvale area.
She has worked for the Forum for Action on Substance Abuse, Greater Shankill Community Council and the Greater Shankill Partnership's Integrated Services for Children and Young People.